April 18, 2019

Using Data Science to Reduce Opioid Deaths

A large federal grant brings together the School of Social Work, Department of Psychiatry, Mailman School of Public Health, Data Science Institute​, and researchers at other institutions to speed scientific solutions to the U.S. opioid crisis.
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April 5, 2019

Data Science Day 2019: Touching Every Corner of Columbia University

With more than a thousand attendees, Data Science Day offered an unparalleled opportunity to experience the depth and scope of the University’s most innovative data science research.
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February 26, 2019

Food Inequality, Injustice, and Rights

As humanity continues to grow, questions related to human rights and unequal distribution of food resources have taken on greater urgency. A new paper co-authored by Columbia's Kyle Davis discusses how food trade reduces inequality between nations.
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February 21, 2019

Data Science Institute Students Conduct Research Across Columbia University

Students in the master’s program at the Data Science Institute are using their newly-acquired data techniques to assist Columbia professors with their research through the Campus Connections Program.
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February 18, 2019

Columbia Research Teams Combine Data Science With Traditional Academic Fields to Solve Societal Problems

The Data Science Institute recently awarded grants to five research teams who will push the state-of-the-art in data science while using data science responsibly and ethically.
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